NRHS Students Take Part in Voter Registration Day

October 06, 2018 - 07:44

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- When the Mayor, Board of Education President and Schools Superintendent visited New Rochelle High School to talk about the importance of voting, they found that even the students who won't be able to cast ballots for a couple of years were eager to be involved.

On Tuesday, National Register to Vote Day, leaders of the League of Women Voters of New Rochelle set up tables to talk with students and help them register.

Sophomore Jannah Massop talked about the responsibility teenagers have as they grow older.

NRHS Students Take Part in Voter Registration Day

District Hosts TB Information Sessions

October 06, 2018 - 07:17

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City School District of New Rochelle hosted tuberculosis information sessions this morning and this evening at Columbus Elementary School. The Westchester County Department of Health notified the District this week that a student at Columbus has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis. The child is being treated, is not at school and is expected to make a full recovery.

City School District of New Rochelle

New Rochelle Police Arrest Elementary School Employee Following Complaint of Inappropriateness Behavior

October 05, 2018 - 19:03

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Raphael F. De Souza, 24, of 40 Locust Hill Avenue in Yonkers was arrested Thursday by New Rochelle Police on 2 counts of Forcible Touching, a class A misdemeanor. De Souza is a U.S. citizen.

De Souza was arrested after a complaint was filed earlier in the day by school officials. He was arraigned Friday and released on a $500 cash bond.

In a statement issued Friday, the City School District of New Rochelle disclosed they had reported to police “alleged inappropriate behavior” by an employee.

Raphael F. De Souza